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Great Lakes Fish Consumption and PCB Exposure

Principal Investigator:
Stewart, Paul
Institution:
College at Oswego
Location:
Oswego, New York
Number of Participants:
~200
Lifestage of Participants:
Prenatal, Youth (1-18 years), Adulthood (18+ years)
Exposures:
Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), Dioxins, Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane/Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDT/DDE), Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs)
Health Outcomes:
Diabetes, Obesity/Body weight, Neurodevelopmental outcomes
Brief Description:
This is a birth cohort study that examines developmental outcomes due to prenatal exposure to toxicants in Oswego, New York. The study recruited 202 children from 1990 to 1993.

Related NIEHS-Funded Projects

Projects listed supported initial development of the epidemiological resource, added study participants, collected additional information or samples from study participants, and/or used samples or datasets derived from the resource.

Prenatal PCB Exposure and Cognitive Development

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Stewart, Paul
Institution:
College at Oswego
Most Recent Award Year:
2010
Additional Details

Diabetes and Persistent Organic Pollutants

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Turyk, Mary Ellen
Institution:
University of Illinois
Most Recent Award Year:
2009
Additional Details